LA RÉSIDENCE PHOU VAO
In tropical gardens high on a hill, with views towards jungle-covered mountains
Luang Prabang, Laos
Positioned high on a hill with views towards jungle-covered mountains, La Résidence Phou Vao is a delightful retreat of elegance and charm. Set on the edge of the ancient royal city, it has the quiet atmosphere of a tropical hideaway, yet is only 5 minutes from the centre and major sights that include golden temples, the former king's palace and busy markets. Cookery classes are available for those who wish to learn more about the restaurant's exceptional Lao cuisine. The hotel also boasts the first purpose-built spa in Laos, where treatments are enjoyed in pavilions beside tranquil pools.
At a Glance
LOCATION: On Phou Vao hill. 10 minutes from Luang Prabang Airport, 5 minutes from the town centre.
ACCOMMODATION: 2 suites and 32 junior suites.
DINING: French and traditional Lao dishes are served in the restaurant. Bar.
FEATURES: Breathtaking views of the mountains and Mount Phou Si temple. 3 acres of lush gardens fringing a sublime infinity swimming pool. Beautiful spa offering alfresco treatments. Boutique. Library.
GENERAL MANAGER Mr Eddie Teh